Bluff Creek (Shackelford County)

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: November 1, 1994

Bluff Creek rises just north of U.S. Highway 180 in west central Shackelford County (at 32°43' N, 99°26' W) and runs sixteen miles northwest to its mouth on the Clear Fork of the Brazos River (at 32°51' N, 99°34' W). It crosses flat terrain with local shallow depressions and a surface of sandy and clay loam that supports water-tolerant hardwoods, conifers, and grasses.

The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.

Anonymous, “Bluff Creek (Shackelford County),” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 29, 2022,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

November 1, 1994